Programs We Support

Longmont United Hospital's programs and services reach beyond the hospital's walls into our community, bringing education, comfort, healing and life-saving care to people in need. Donors to Longmont United Hospital Foundation make it possible for Longmont United Hospital to continue its mission of caring for those who are ill and nurturing the health of the people in our communities. With your generosity, Longmont United Hospital Foundation is able to support the following programs that impact the lives of those in our community.

  • Innovative Learning Center

    Innovative Learning Center

    State of the Art Training Provides State of the Art Care

    Our current Focus on Giving is to create and advance learning in the new Innovative Learning Center at Longmont United Hospital Foundation. The center allows for associates to be better trained, prepared and practiced in everything from birthing situations to radiology technology to basic nursing skills and more. The Innovative Learning Center will also be used for local high school students and EMS and EMT teams.

    The Innovative Learning Center at LUH allows for associates to be better trained, prepared and practiced in everything from birthing situations to radiology to basic nursing skills and more. Top of the line Care begins with Top of the line Training. Join us and meet the SimFamily - Longmont United Hospital state of the art high fidelity patient simulators.

  • Grateful Hearts

    Provides patients and their families a special way to say “thank you” to the physician, nurse, or caregiver that touched their lives while they were in the hospital.

    Grateful Heart Recipients

    • Karen M. - Centura Health Integrated Medicine
    • Heather H. - Director of Nutritional Services
    • Sara S. - Labor & Delivery Nurse
  • Healthcare Career Scholarships

    Providing tuition assistance to those pursuing their dream of service to others: 312 Scholarships awarded to 202 recipients totaling $810,713

    The Longmont United Hospital Foundation awards merit-based scholarships to students pursuing degrees for BSN, MSN, Physical Therapy D, Medical Technologist, Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistants, Health and Medical Support and Nurse Practitioners. Awards are given for tuition assistance only and applicants must be accepted or enrolled in the healthcare program in their field of study.

    For more information contact Shirley at 303-485-4190.

    Spring 2019 Healthcare Scholarship Recipients:

    • Mason Hayes - Medical and Bioscience Academy
    • Charles Mitchell - Medical and Bioscience Academy
    • Gary Brndiar -  Mary Beth Driscoll Memorial Scholarship
    • Jamie Block - Drs Harry and Patrick Wherry Memorial Scholarship
    • Krista Shippee - Al Straub Memorial Scholarship
    • Jennifer Kiley - Howard and Alice Hess Memorial Scholarship
    • Anna McConahy - LUH Adventure University for New Careers in Healthcare
    • Charles Sloan - Elevation Credit Union Scholarship
    • Meghan Weese - Elevation Credit Union Scholarship
    • Gabby Valdiviez Rascon - Longs Peak Emergency Physicians Scholarship
    • Jessica Holguin - Ray and Elise Lanyon Memorial Scholarship

    Thanks to our generous scholarship donors Elevations Credit Union, Ray Lanyon Fund, Mary Beth Driscoll Memorial, Howard and Alice Hess, and Al Straub Memorial.

  • Additional Programs We Support

    • Birthplace
    • Cardio Vascular
    • Care Coordination 
    • Centura Health Integrative Medicine (CHIM)
    • Chapel Fund
    • Diagnostic Imaging
    • Education for Associates 
    • Emergency Department 
    • Hope Care Center
    • Employee Assistance
    • ICU/Dialysis
    • Foundation Scholarships
    • Nutrition Services
    • Oncology
    • Orthopedics
    • Pediatrics
    • Pharmacy
    • Planetree
    • Project Homecoming

    Not-for-profit, Charitable Organization, 501(c) (3)
    The Foundation is a 501(c) (3), not-for-profit, charitable organization, established in 1981 exclusively for the benefit of the Longmont United Hospital. The control and management of the Foundation is vested in a Board of Trustees. The Foundation’s Trustees are dedicated community leaders who share a common interest in ensuring quality healthcare programs and services in Longmont and surrounding communities through philanthropic support. Each Trustee volunteers their time, resources, and vision which has been responsible for the Foundation’s financial stability and continued growth and success.

  • The Summit Council

    Donors who attain Summit Council Lifetime Membership ($10,000 +) will be recognized permanently on the Foundation recognition display in the Artwalk Way off the Hospital's main lobby. Donors giving at the annual level will have their names placed on the Annual Membership board for one year. The Longmont United Hospital Foundation also recognizes cumulative giving; therefore, a donor may achieve higher recognition levels over time. Donors who achieve either Lifetime membership or give $1,000 or more in one calendar year are invited to our Honorary Summit Council Dinner in November.

    The Summit Council

    Donors who attain Summit Council Lifetime Membership ($10,000 +) will be recognized permanently on the Foundation recognition display in the Artwalk Way off the Hospital's main lobby. Donors giving at the annual level will have their names placed on the Annual Membership board for one year. The Longmont United Hospital Foundation also recognizes cumulative giving; therefore, a donor may achieve higher recognition levels over time. Donors who achieve either Lifetime membership or give $1,000 or more in one calendar year are invited to our Honorary Summit Council Dinner in November.

    Lifetime Membership Recognition

    • $1,000,000 Distinguished Humanitarian
    • $500,000 - $999,999 Humanitarian
    • $250,000 - $499,999 Founders
    • $100,000 - $249,999 Investors
    • $50,000 - $99,999 Patrons
    • $20,000 - $49,999 Sponsors
    • $10,000 - $19,999 Supporters

    Annual Membership Recognition

    • $5,000 - $9,999 Diamond
    • $1,000 - $4,999 Platinum
    • $500 - $900 Gold
    • $250 - $499 Silver
    • $125 - $249 Bronze